Yearly Archives: 2014

Video Message from Neelie Kroes about how programming is exciting and fun

Neelie Kroes, former European Commissioner for Digital Agenda and  Vice-President of the European Commission, is explaining in the video how programming is exciting and fun. Great inspiration for our  Devoxx4Kids children and, we hope, future Devoxxians.   [iframe width=”100%” height=”500″ src=”//″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen]

Devoxx4Kids at JavaOne and Oracle Open World 2014

This year, the biggest Oracle Conference (JavaOne and Oracle Open World) hosted a combined Devoxx4Kids/Oracle Academy event (JavaOne Kids Day) in San Francisco, on the Saturday before the official kickoff of JavaOne 2014. 136 children (43% girls, 57% boys) attended the event (amongst the 151 registered in total), happy to […]

Red Hat: new Devoxx4Kids Platinum sponsor

Devoxx4Kids is really proud to announce that , the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, is now a Devoxx4Kids Platinum sponsor. Through this sponsorship, Red Hat is showing a strong interest in children IT education and Devoxx4Kids actions in that direction. Many thanks for their support. The Devoxx4Kids teams […]

European Ada Awards 2014 – Digital Girl of the Year

The year 2014 is the second year in which the EU Ada Awards are appointed to outstanding women and girls active in STEM and to organisations for promoting girls and women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics). When I heard about the second edition, I directly thought about all […]

First Devoxx4Kids event in Köln

The first edition of Devoxx4Kids in Köln (Germany) took place today. Many thanks to the team (Wombat Software) and all the participants for such a great event. Hagen Bauer, father of a boy that attended the event, blogged about it here: